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Binding Passions and Shielding Virtue in Early Modern Venice - The 50th Annual James Ford Bell Lecture by Joanne M. Ferraro, History, San Diego State University


Date: 10/11/2012

Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Elmer L. Andersen Library

Cost: Free and open to the public


Joanne M. Ferraro is a Professor of History at San Diego State University where she specializes in the history of marriage, law, and family in early modern Venice.  Her many publications include Nefarious Crimes, Contested Justice Illicit Sex and Infanticide in the Republic of Venice, 1557–1789 (2008); Marriage Wars in Late Renaissance Venice, Winner of the Helen and Howard R. Marraro Prize and the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women Prize; and Family and Public Life in Brescia, 1580-1650: The foundations of power in the Venetian State (1993).



  • Name: Center for Early Modern History
  • E-mail: cemh@umn.edu
  • Phone: 612-625-6303
  • Sponsored by: Early Modern History, University Libraries, Institute for Advanced Study


Parking is available at the 21st Avenue ramp and in the 19th Avenue ramp. Reciprocal contract parking is also available for those with contracts on the east bank or on the Saint Paul campus.  

More information: http://www.cemh.umn.edu

Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact the Center for Early Modern History.

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